Daily Archives: September 11, 2019

Robert “Bob” A. Hamillton of St. Louisville, OH, April 3, 1945 – September 10, 2019

A funeral service for Robert A. “Bob” Hamilton, 74, of St. Louisville will be held at 11am on Monday, September 16, 2019 at Brucker Kishler Funeral Home, 985 N. 21st Street, Newark, OH with Pastor Ben McKinstry officiating. Family will greet friends from 2-4pm on Sunday, September 15, 2019 at the funeral home. Bob will be buried at Southlawn Cemetery in Utica following the service.

Bob went home to be with his Lord and Savior September 10, 2019 at Licking Memorial Hospital following a long illness.  He was born April 3, 1945 to the late Robert W. and Virginia L. (Sanders) Hamilton. 

Bob was a 1963 graduate of Utica High School, a longtime dairy farmer, volunteer with Newton Township Fire Department. He was a member of Northside Church of Christ, a Licking County Farm Service Agency Committee member, and he was 1976 Licking County Farmer of the Year.

He is survived by his wife of 54 years, Jeanne Hamilton, daughter and son-in-law, Lisa and Curt Bragg; daughter and son-in-law Heidi and Jerid Shuryan; son and daughter-in-law, Robert and Shawnda Hamilton; grandchildren, Austin and Lindsay Bragg, Kalyn and Roger Sharrock, Erin Bragg and Brandon Clay, Elizabeth and Bennett Shuryan; and great-grandchild Everett Bragg. His sister, Arlene Trickett preceded him in death.

In lieu of flowers, donations in Bob’s memory can be made to Newton Township Fire Department at 1 Firehouse Dr, St. Louisville, OH 43071 or to the Ohio Buckeye Chapter of the National Multiple Sclerosis Society, 6155 Rockside Road, Suite 202, Independence, OH 44131.

To sign an online guestbook, please visit www.brucker-kishlerfuneralhome.com.

Olive L. Hendershot of Newark, Ohio, December 9, 1921 – September 9, 2019

Olive L. Hendershot

A funeral service for Olive L. Hendershot, 97, of Newark, will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday at Brucker and Kishler Funeral Home, with Pastor Moses Hamilton officiating.  Visitation will be held from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Friday at the funeral home, 985 N. 21st St. Newark.  Burial will follow in Smith Chapel Cemetery.

Olive, a homemaker, passed away September 9, 2019, at Arlington Care Center.  She was born December 9, 1921, in Licking County, to the late Charlie B. and Mary (Rinehart) Johnson.

Olive was a member of Rocky Fork Church of Christ, where she was a VBS craft leader for many years and decorated for weddings and receptions.  She was an avid Beanie Baby collector and loved to play cards at The Heritage. She was a member of the Fallsburg Homemakers Club.  She used to work for Owens Corning and S.S. Kresge Company

She is survived by her brother, Frederick Johnson of Pickerington; a nephew; special cousin, Terry Miller, and friends, Cecile and Paul Pletcher and family and Sandy and Dick Bagent and family.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Luther T. Hendershot.

In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to Hospice of Central Ohio.

To sign an online guest book, please visit www.brucker-kishlerfuneralhome.com.